The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.41% 5.87% 5.25%
As % of the System Software category 65.75% 60.98% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 12
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 15.84% 9.62% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 24
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
North Yorkshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in York

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 86 (72.27%) Microsoft
2 67 (56.30%) VMware
3 62 (52.10%) Windows
4 56 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 54 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (37.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 39 (32.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 34 (28.57%) ITIL
9 32 (26.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (25.21%) Data Management
12 29 (24.37%) Hyper-V
13 26 (21.85%) Blackberry
13 26 (21.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 25 (21.01%) VMware ESX
15 23 (19.33%) McAfee
15 23 (19.33%) LDAP
15 23 (19.33%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (15.97%) Problem Management
16 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (15.13%) Infrastructure Management
17 18 (15.13%) PKI
17 18 (15.13%) Finance
17 18 (15.13%) TCP/IP
18 17 (14.29%) Lync
19 16 (13.45%) vSphere
19 16 (13.45%) BizTalk Server
19 16 (13.45%) Project Management
19 16 (13.45%) Content Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 45 (37.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (21.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (14.29%) Lync
5 16 (13.45%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (11.76%) CMS
7 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.52%) Apache
11 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.84%) IIS
12 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.76%) MS Project
3 13 (10.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.33%) LDAP
2 18 (15.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.56%) Firewall
4 7 (5.88%) SAN
5 6 (5.04%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.36%) DNS
7 3 (2.52%) LAN
7 3 (2.52%) WAN
7 3 (2.52%) DHCP
8 1 (0.84%) VoIP
8 1 (0.84%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.36%) MySQL
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.68%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Legal
3 2 (1.68%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 15 (12.61%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.76%) Active Directory Specialist
4 13 (10.92%) Messaging Specialist
5 12 (10.08%) Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) Project Engineer
6 11 (9.24%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) IT Support
7 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
10 4 (3.36%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.36%) Support Specialist
10 4 (3.36%) Technical Support Specialist
10 4 (3.36%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.36%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Exchange Specialist
11 3 (2.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.68%) REST
2 2 (1.68%) HTML5
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
2 2 (1.68%) HTML
2 2 (1.68%) XML
2 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.68%) CSS
2 2 (1.68%) SOAP
2 2 (1.68%) Ajax
2 2 (1.68%) jQuery
2 2 (1.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.85%) Blackberry
2 18 (15.13%) PKI
3 11 (9.24%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.52%) LIMS
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.10%) Windows
2 32 (26.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.92%) Linux
6 9 (7.56%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.36%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.68%) UNIX
11 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.57%) ITIL
2 30 (25.21%) Data Management
3 19 (15.97%) Problem Management
4 18 (15.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (13.45%) Project Management
5 16 (13.45%) Content Management
6 15 (12.61%) Incident Management
7 14 (11.76%) Workflow
8 13 (10.92%) Load Balancing
9 12 (10.08%) Change Management
10 11 (9.24%) Mobile Device Management
11 7 (5.88%) High Availability
12 4 (3.36%) Business Continuity
12 4 (3.36%) Operations Management
13 3 (2.52%) Technical Architecture
14 2 (1.68%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (1.68%) CRM
14 2 (1.68%) Information Security
15 1 (0.84%) TOGAF
15 1 (0.84%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (1.68%) PowerHouse
3 2 (1.68%) C#
3 2 (1.68%) Java
3 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (32.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.76%) MCSE
2 14 (11.76%) MCITP
3 10 (8.40%) MCTS
4 9 (7.56%) CCA
4 9 (7.56%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (7.56%) CCEE
5 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.36%) Degree
7 1 (0.84%) MCSA
7 1 (0.84%) CCIA
7 1 (0.84%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (45.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (24.37%) Hyper-V
3 25 (21.01%) VMware ESX
4 16 (13.45%) vSphere
5 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (8.40%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.36%) XenApp
7 4 (3.36%) UAG
8 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (19.33%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (13.45%) SCCM
3 9 (7.56%) Plesk
4 3 (2.52%) WSUS
4 3 (2.52%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (72.27%) Microsoft
2 67 (56.30%) VMware
3 23 (19.33%) McAfee
4 15 (12.61%) Cisco
5 14 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (3.36%) Dell
7 3 (2.52%) HP
7 3 (2.52%) NetApp
8 2 (1.68%) Intel
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle